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Selling Pre-Packaged Foods Could Qualify Some Austin Bars to Reopen as Restaurants
"Creative things will happen" as Austin remains in Stage 3 phase
"...Sixth Street’s two main strips of bars still look relatively desolate six months into pandemic shut-downs...."

Aug. 29, 2020 Food Post by Kevin Curtin

Qmmunity Wants Deets on Local Gay Bars From Decades Past
What are we missing? Send us yer memories!
"...an inexhaustive list of the queer, lesbian, and gay bars this city both loves (oh hey Cheer Up Charlies)..."

Aug. 14, 2019 Qmmunity Post by Beth Sullivan

Abbott Orders Bars Closed, Restaurant Capacity Dropped
Governor reverses reopening plan as COVID-19 cases surge in Texas
"...Greg Abbott issued an executive order ceasing operation of bars in Texas and decreasing dine-in restaurant capacity to 50%...."

June 26, 2020 News Post by Kevin Curtin

Buggin' for Some Tasty Energy Bars at Happy Hour?
Hopper Bars sparks Kickstarter campaign with party at The White Horse
"...You know: We told you about Hopper Bars a while ago, right here...."

July 23, 2014 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Uncovering the Mysteries of Austin’s Speakeasies and Secret Bars
A guide to some of the hidden (and not-so-hidden) bars around town
"...A wise woman once said, "People don't go to bars to drink." And that's because a bar's job is..."

Aug. 2, 2019 Food Feature by Lina Fisher

Austin Expected to Shut Down Bars, Dining and More Amid COVID-19 Crisis
Adler, Eckhardt to announce next steps 11am Tuesday, March 17
"...Texas and across the U.S. in closing down restaurants, bars, and other gathering places tomorrow...."

March 16, 2020 News Post by Mike Clark-Madison

Behind the Bars Part II
We revisit Austin's LGBTQ bars of yesteryear
"...and messy memories of our beloved (and bygone) LGBTQ bars. Gay Place's OG editor Kate Messer put together Behind..."

Aug. 25, 2016 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

Austin Bars & Restaurants on TV
Turns out Austin is the coolest place on Earth to drink (and eat)
"...new show from the Esquire Network called America's Best Bars. It debuts tonight with an episode about Portland's prime..."

June 25, 2014 Food Post by Wes Marshall

City Council Approves SAVES Resolution to Rescue Venues, Bars, Restaurants
City will explore potential funding sources for struggling sectors
"...As Austin’s iconic music and arts venues, bars, and restaurants continue to fold six months into the..."

Sept. 18, 2020 News Post by Austin Sanders

Hopper Energy Bars Ready to Jump Into the Local Market
Mixing it up with peanuts and honey and crickets and more
"...I say oddly, because don’t energy bars tend to taste pretty damned bad? Like someone had..."

June 17, 2014 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Boundless Nutrition Oatmega-3 Bars
Trevor Ross cooked up his own protein bar, and they're available to you
"...Protein bars started out as barely palatable, high-protein snacks, delivering quick..."

May 30, 2008 Food Feature by Kate Thornberry

LGBTQ Bars Reclaim Their Place as Community Hubs
After Orlando, queer space is more important than ever
"...Long before Stonewall, a scattering of bars and clubs blocked unwanted stares and provided shelter from..."

Aug. 26, 2016 Food Feature by Sarah Marloff

Lived in Bars
EPIC owners write a new chapter
"...in a plant-based diet, manufacturing a line of clean bars made from ancient grains and whole foods. At that..."

May 29, 2015 Food Feature by Alisha McDarris

Some Bars Cross the Smoking Line
A few local proprietors have publicly broken rank and thrown their support in favor of the proposed full smoking ban
"..."I'm a businessman. If it were up to me, bars and restaurants would make their own decisions whether to..."

May 6, 2005 News Feature by Daniel Mottola

Qmmunity: BT2 Joins Ranks of Gay Bars Austin Has Loved and Lost
We can still do our part to preserve its history
"...It's a devastating loss. At a time when gay bars nationwide are already disappearing, BT2's closure reminds us what's..."

May 15, 2020 Column by Beth Sullivan

25 Bars That Define Austin
Dives, lounges, and saloons that are raising the bar
"...to think of a city more defined by its bars than Austin, but choosing just which bars define the..."

July 21, 2017 Food Feature by Brandon Watson

A Map of Austin's Queer Bars From the Fifties to Today
Got a photo or memory from a bar from years past? Share it!
"...of yours on our “Incomplete Compilation of the Gay Bars Austin Has Loved and Lost,” or perhaps your favorite..."

Aug. 16, 2019 Qmmunity Post by Katelyn Landry

Qmmunity: Road Trippin’ to Texas Queer Bars
Not to mention, Sir Rat's store opening and I'm From Driftwood's Austin show
"...a patio, it's a comforting reminder that some lesbian bars still stand. In Houston, of course, you have Pearl..."

May 17, 2019 Column by Sarah Marloff

Dear Glutton: Meeting Gays Outside of Gay Bars
Trading dating apps for edible apps
"...Where does a gay guy who hates gay bars and dating apps but loves other kinds of bars..."

Sept. 9, 2016 Food Column by Emily Beyda

Rising Stars of Chocolate Bars
Meet Austin's newest chocolate artisans, Crave Artisan Chocolate and the Chocolate Makers Studio
"...nightly, and her company was chosen to create chocolate bars for all the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf stores..."

Nov. 29, 2013 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Babies Behind Bars
In the mirror world of TDCJ, life goes on
"...Who are the fathers of the children born behind bars? Most often, they're from the old neighborhood – but..."

July 16, 2004 News Feature by Lucius Lomax

An Incomplete Compilation of the Gay Bars Austin Has Loved and Lost
Because sometimes you want to go where everybody knows you’re queer
"...an inexhaustive list of the gay, lesbian, and queer bars that have called Austin home in the last 50..."

Aug. 9, 2019 News Feature

Feds Raid Sixth Street Bars
Indictment against club boss includes money laundering, drugs
"...LGBT community over how gay-friendly some of his gay bars truly are. He is also faces an ongoing class..."

March 22, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Behind Bars, But Bucking the System
Women inmates find redemption in the doc Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo
"...However, Beesley quickly had his presumptions about life behind bars and in the saddle overturned. He said, "After I..."

Sept. 17, 2010 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Blake Behind Bars
To write a parody of prison movies, Naughty Austin's Blake Yelavich sentenced himself to 27 films in the big house
"...seen prison movies where the cells don't even have bars on them. They're just open. One was a prison..."

Sept. 28, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Gay Bars Should Not Discriminate Against Straights
"...summer. I have gone to many different types of bars and clubs with both my male and female friends..."

June 2, 2005 Postmarks

No Smoking Just Because It Hits All Bars the Same
"...of live music venues are classified as restaurants (not bars) and consequently are now nonsmoking. Following passage of that..."

April 12, 2005 Postmarks

Bars Are Not Health Clubs
"...supporters of the smoking ban have confused clubs and bars with health clubs. They are not, and never have..."

Nov. 19, 2003 Postmarks

As Bars Go Wild, Austin Prepares for Inevitable Second Wave
Miss the coronavirus? It'll be back!
"...expected, the masks came off this past weekend as bars and clubs reopened and other businesses relaxed their capacity..."

May 29, 2020 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Opinion: Because of COVID-19, It’s Less Safe Behind Bars. Here’s How Federal Prisoners Can Petition to Get Their Sentences Reduced.
Criminal defense attorney Chris Perri explains avenues for early prison release in Texas
"...we know those incarcerated are more at risk. Behind bars, it’s impossible to practice safety measures such as “social..."

April 24, 2020 Column by Chris Perri

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